Film Four, the movie arm of U.K. web Channel 4, has signed a first-look deal with Damian Jones and Graham Broadbent's Dragon Pictures.
Rob Kaplan has ankled as director of drama development at CBS and joined NBC Studios as VP for primetime series.
Before he directs Matt Damon in the Columbia/Miramax adaptation of "All the Pretty Horses," Billy Bob Thornton will direct "Daddy and Them," a comedy about a dysfunctional white trash family.
The major syndie distribs are gathering in Gotham today to unveil an overhauled industry trade org dedicated to channeling more TV advertising dollars into syndicated programming.
Artisan Entertainment has licensed the rights to a four-film package from producer Jeremy Thomas that includes "The Last Emperor."
Mic Kramer, former international publicity rep for New Line Cinema, has moved to sister company Warner Bros. as VP of International Theatrical Publicity.
AMC Entertainment completed its stock offering late Wednesday, selling 3.3 million shares owned by the Durwood family for $15 a share for a total of $49.5 million.
An early work by hot Irish scribe Conor McPherson and a new stage adaptation of Henry James' "The Turn of the Screw" highlight the new season at Off Broadway's Primary Stages, under artistic director…
In an unexpected move, Ron Sweeney, prexy of urban music for Epic Records Group and rising star in the Sony Music family, abruptly ankled his post late Wednesday.
Brian Walton's 13-year tenure as executive director of the Writers Guild of America West is over. The guild's board of directors voted late Wednesday to let Walton go and to negotiate a severance…
The Academy of Television Arts & Sciences has elected peer group representatives to its board of governors.
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